Dec 25, 2012 5:30pm PST
faithful greeted pope benedict xvi today at his cal bony overlooking st. peter's square. in that timeless setting, the pontiff issued a new appeal for an end to violence especially in syria. >> may peace be for the people of syria, deeply wounded and divided by a conflict which has not spared even the defenseless and reached innocent victims. >> ifill: pilgrims also flocked to the holy land for christmas mass in bethlehem's church of the nativity believe to be the site of the jesus' birth. to the east in iraq security was tight outside a church in baghdad. armed police searched everyone who arrived for the christmas day service in a bid to prevent attacks by islamic militants. but sectarian violence did erupt in nigeria for the third christmas in a row. gunmen killed at least five worshippers in the northeast where the radical islammist sect has staged repeated attacks. back in this country, memories of violence and loss were still fresh in newtown, connecticut. as townspeople filled trinity episcopal church on christmas eve. the pastor focused on the youngest worshippers ten day
Dec 14, 2012 4:30pm PST
more volatile >> real cal mrket oeral on this friday, in our market focus we did see the major indy the major stock indices saw small losses again today, but continued to trade in narrow ranges. the s&p 500 spent the entire session in negative territory, getting no buying momentum from the drop in consumer inflation. the worst level of the day came less than an hour before the closing bell with the index finishing down 0.4% volume was 672 million shares on the big board. 1.8 billion on the nasdaq. today's drop erased the gains for the week. the dow fell 0.2% thiseek. e nasdaslped thsame. and the s&p 500 is 0.3% lower tonight compared to a week ago. the technology sector led the losers, falling one percent. the sole sector in the green was the materials sector, up 0.9%. apple was one of the culprits of the weakness in the market. hitting the stock today was a research note from investment bank jefferies indicating some apple suppliers have received cuts in their orders. it could be an indication production bottlenecks for the iphone five have not been soed. shares fell 3.8%. volume w
Dec 12, 2012 5:30pm PST
innovations. i'm interted in finding cal soluons bigroblems. stories that don't get told because we're moving too fast to see them. >> sreenivasan: this is as we mentioned a seven-year trip and when we take a look at that route, you're leaving africa, going through central area, up around china, across the bering strait, i'm assuming you're taking a boat and through the americas. one of those, as i'm noticing, the strait line goes right through iran. how do you get through that? >> i think that -- iran straddles an ancient migration path into central asia and ideally it would be wonderful to set off on foot across iran. i'm going toee what relations are like the late 2015, hopefully they're well enough, good enough, to allow me to go through iran. >> sreenivasan: if there's a necessary detour, how long does that take to get around? >> it's a big place to walk around. part of the beauty, i think, of this long project is that there are going to be obstacles that i don't know answers to about how to get around them until i get there. and we'll see. sarin dip city a big part of this project. >> s
Dec 27, 2012 11:00pm PST
. and why you will feel very emotional when you are in front of a gastro no, ma'am cal experience. this is something like only one can tell himself. it's people that when they are in front of a picasso painting they cry. you saw the people that they walk by and without even looking and it's the same painting. >> rose: and that's the way you have to approach food that individually it has to touch you as an individual. >> ( translated ): we are in a moment where everyone is the ones that they're going to be charge n charge of what is going to be hpening. because people are the ones that they're going to be deciding what is really emotional. especially when we are talking about avant-garde cooking. because avant-garde cooking is no reference. it's something very visceral, very animal. and you feel it when you eat a good meal, a traditional meal you have a previous reference with something you had before okay, this was system to the thing i had in paris or the thing i ate in barcelona. you have her reference. but when you have in front of you a dish of avant-garde cooking you have no rest.